This satellite/radar shows moisture from Midwest to Carolinas to Gulf States all moving northeast. Sprawling area in Rockies will evolve into a major rain event over weekend.
Map for this evening. Area of showers in Ohio Valley work into Northeast. Wet weather prevails in Gulf States. Rain and snow in Rockies moving east and will be a major player this weekend into early next week.
Amounts of rain expected with Rockies storm from Sunday night into Tuesday morning. Notice how dry the west continues to stay.
Weather Map for next Monday. Rockies storm in Great Lakes will large area of rain and storms for the Eastern half of the Nation. Behind the storm....it's going to get unseasonably cool...especially in the north. Below...look at temps. expected next Thursday for afternoon highs.